One of my favorite places to head to on a toasty summer day is the pier in Santa Barbara. It has the quintessential candy shop with a wall of taffy, ice cream, views of the city you can’t find anywhere else and the sweetest souvenir shop full of local shells. It’s got all those Summer feels that will instantly take you back to your childhood. Click to read more >

Each year I look forward to that summertime glow which warrants added confidence going makeup free with those dewy, bronzed cheeks and a fresh sprinkle of summer freckles. But the challenge lies in keeping that glow fresh – our skin is exposed to so much in the summer (sunscreen, sun, chlorine, sweat and that extra glass of rosé) break outs are pretty much par for the course. This means that a little extra care in the daily and weekly routine will go a long way. In order to keep that sun kissed glow looking healthy – take the time to remedy and avoid clogged pores with simple steps and these skincare favorites. Click to read more >

My beach bag hasn’t been unpacked now for a few weeks. We spend so much time soaking in the summer days at our favorite sandy spots that there really isn’t a point—and it’s one way to never forget something you need while dashing out the door. After logging so many salty hours in my lifetime, I wanted to share some of my favorite products and essentials you’d find in one (of my many) totes. Click to read more >